Violation Tracker Individual Record

Company: 
PacifiCare Health Systems, Inc.
Current Parent Company: 
UnitedHealth Group
Penalty: 
$4,250,000
Year: 
2003
Date: 
March 21, 2003
Primary Offense: 
consumer protection violation
Violation Description: 

dispute over unpaid claims

Level of Government: 
state
Action Type: 
agency action
Agency: 
Texas Attorney General
Civil or Criminal Case: 
civil
Facility State: 
Texas
HQ Country of Parent: 
USA
HQ State of Parent: 
Minnesota
Ownership Structure of Parent: 
publicly traded
Major Industry of Parent: 
healthcare services
Specific Industry of Parent: 
insurance; managed care
Source of Data: 

Pacificare Works to End Pending Litigation with Texas, Bestwire, March 24, 2003 (via Nexis).

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Parent company note: 
Parent-subsidiary relationship is current as of the most recent revision listed in the Update Log.